For population 25 years and over in Lyme:
For population 15 years and over in Lyme town:
43 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (66.2 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (115.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (222.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Thetford, VT (2.4 miles ), Fairlee, VT (2.7 miles ), Hanover, NH (2.8 miles ), Orford, NH (2.8 miles ), Dorchester, NH (3.0 miles ), West Fairlee, VT (3.1 miles ), Norwich, VT (3.1 miles ), Hanover, NH (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.80 N, Longitude: 72.14 W
Area code: 603
Work and jobs in Lyme: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lyme, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lyme-area historical tornado activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Lyme town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/11/1973, a category F2 tornado 18.7 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Lyme-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below New Hampshire state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 34.2 miles away from Lyme center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 35.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.2 miles away from Lyme center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grafton County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: David Marston Clough - Politician, Baxter E. Perry - Massachusetts politician, Jonathan Child - Politician, Libe Washburn - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Lyme:
Amtrak station near Lyme:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lyme:
Public elementary/middle schools in Lyme:
See full list of schools located in Lyme, School District: LYME SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Lyme:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
Lyme compared to New Hampshire state average:
Banks with branches in Lyme (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lyme, New Hampshire:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Lyme (based on Grafton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 33
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Number of full-service restaurants: 123
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.40% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,840 average adjusted gross income)
0.56% of residents moved from foreign countries ($563 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,875 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($384 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Lyme:
Strongest FM radio stations in Lyme:
TV broadcast stations around Lyme:
Lyme fatal accident list:
Dec 10, 1988 00:44 AM, 2279, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 19See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lyme, NH
Total length: 31 meters (102ft)
Total costs: $47,500,000
Total average daily traffic: 17,057
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,142
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 25,244
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lyme)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Lyme, NH
Total of 27 patent applications in 2008-2013.